Cuyahoga County Board of Health cancels COVID-19 briefing out of respect for fallen Cleveland police detective

Cuyahoga County Board of Health
Posted at 12:35 PM, Sep 11, 2020
and last updated 2020-09-11 12:35:43-04

PARMA, Ohio — The Cuyahoga County Board of Health has canceled its previously scheduled Friday briefing out of respect for the family and friends of slain Cleveland Police Detective James Skernivitz who was laid to rest Friday.

The briefing from the board of health will resume on Friday, Sept. 18. at 2:30 p.m.

The 53-year-old detective was shot and killed while working an undercover assignment on Sept. 3 in the 3200 block of West 65th Street.

RELATED: Cleveland Police detective James Skernivitz laid to rest

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